Tutankamun


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Mask of Pharaoh Tutankamun found in his tomb covering his mummified body. He is popularly known as King Tut. He died at the age of 17 in 1323 BCE. Recent X ray examinations of his mummy show that he probably died of injuries sustained while hunting. Fabulous treasures were found in his tomb.

Panel from the back of Tutankamun's Throne

The scene from the back of Tutankamun's throne shows Tutankamun with his queen Ankhesenamun anointing him with perfume. The rays of the sun god Aten shine on them.

 
 
 

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